Public Security Ministry to build police station in Puerto Viejo
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Public Security Ministry to build police station in Puerto Viejo

L. Arias - March 14, 2017

The Public Security Ministry (MSP) confirmed that it will build a police station in the coastal town of Puerto Viejo, in the Caribbean province of Limón. Vice…

A rare find: African voices in the Costa Rican National Archives
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Costa Rica
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A rare find: African voices in the Costa Rican National Archives

Natasha Gordon-Chipembere - July 11, 2016

Though Costa Rica had its own version of slavery from approximately 1502 to 1824, there was never a fully viable cash crop plantation system – that is,…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - July 8, 2016

Get out of Chepe this weekend and head to lovely, laid-back Cahuita, Limón, for the fourth edition of the Walter Ferguson International Calypso Festival. Stroll through town…

Arts and culture at a glance: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Calendar
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Arts and culture at a glance: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - May 13, 2016

The National Dance Company is in Limón this week for a series of workshops with public-school students and a free performance open to the public at the Salón…